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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Physical Activity to Fuel Management and Glucose Regulation

Location: Food Components and Health Laboratory

Project Number: 1235-51530-054-05
Project Type: Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Dec 07, 2009
End Date: Dec 18, 2013

Objective:
Through a joint USARIEM/MRMC and BHNRC/USDA biomedical research initiative, develop practical biomedical models of human energy metabolism.

Approach:
USDA’s BHNRC will host an applied mathematician supported as a MRMC TATRC-funded IPA from the University of Tennessee. As a visiting scientist at BHNRC/USDA to jointly develop advanced mathematical models to predict the water and metabolic fuel requirements of physically active humans.

Last Modified: 7/30/2014
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